Great American Revolution Chapter Books for Kids
Go back in time and learn important history with these American Revolution books for kids! Includes picture books and chapter books.
51 Must Read Chapter Books for Kids (Not Your Typical Book List)
An amazingly diverse list of must read chapter books that every child should read. Books they will enjoy despite being recommended by their parents!
Books That Facilitate Empathy: Poverty
Kids need to see themselves in stories including children with economic diversity. Reading about someone who is poor like you feels affirming. For those kids who don't know what poverty is like, you can build empathy and understanding about poverty and homelessness with stories like these. Here's a list of children's books about being poor and homeless.
Colonial and Revolutionary War Themed Gifts (Day 4) - Heather Haupt
We love learning about early American History. My boys are especially drawn because of the idealism and courage that our forefathers needed to buck the system and stand up for their beliefs. And let’s face it, people are captivated by narrative. When it comes to studying this particular period of history stories reign supreme! If …
4 Historical Fiction Books My Middle Schoolers Love - Year Round Homeschooling
I love finding historical fiction books that my middle schoolers love! They always retain more when they read about someone else's life for history class!
Books for Kids Who Like Little House on the Prairie
A list of books like Little House on the Prairie for kids to read after that famous series. Titles include books for different ages and include modern stories.
Must Have Penguin Books for Kids
Learning about penguins? Check out these fabulous penguin books for kids to add to your collection of read alouds this winter!
The Best Historical Fiction Chapter Books for Kids
Historical fiction books show kids a glimpse of the past through the relatable eyes of a story. Kids learn so much about history when reading these types of chapter books. Here are some of my favorites.
Once Upon a Time: Fairy Tales
You know how I feel about fairy tales, that they are essential reading for kids. Today, I'm excited to share with you new mythical and magical folk and fairy tales, nursery rhymes, plus two impressive collections of the classic fairy tale stories. You're going to love these!
Favorite Fifth Grade Read Aloud Texts
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January Read Alouds that Aren't About Winter!
Take a break from the cold! The best children's books to read aloud to kids, families and students in January. Books about new beginnings, not about winter!
Fractured Fairy Tales: Picture Books and Chapter Books - Everyday Reading
Looking for fractured fairy tales? This collection includes both picture books and novels - you'll love this whole fractured fairy tales list!